CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Porifera (phylum)  »  Calcarea (class)  »  Clathrinida (order)  »  Leucettidae (family)

CAAB Code: 10 206009 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Pericharax orientalis    van Soest & de Voogd, 2015
CAAB category: 10 - Porifera Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Depth range of occurrences from 0 to 50 m.
Family: Leucettidae (calcareous sponges) - show full list
Common Name: [a sponge]
Recent Synonyms: Pericharax heteroraphis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Tropical Indo-Pacific (countries N/NE Australia)
Indian Ocean (non coastal)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 10 206902     Pericharax spp.
Organism Type: a sponge

World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Hooper, J.N.A. Wiedenmayer, F., 1994, Zoological catalogue of Australia. Volume 12. Porifera. CSIRO, Melbourne
Scientific Name
verified against
Van Soest, R.W.M. de Voogd, N.J., 2015. Calcareous sponges of Indonesia., Zootaxa, Vol. 3951(1): 1-105.
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